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England: Children’s rights assessment


An assessment of how well the Government is protecting children’s rights in England published by the Children’s Rights Alliance for England (CRAE) ‘reveals a catalogue of violations’.

The assessment also shows ‘that the Government is not fulfilling its promise to check how its policies affect children’s rights’.

Paola Uccellari, Director of CRAE, said:

‘When the Government reports to the UN this time next year, it will find it difficult to say with any credibility that it is committed to children’s rights.’

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